Kathy Sierra Audio Interview

ABC7 KGO-TV/DT has posted a lengthy audio interview that David Louie conducted with Kathy Sierra that is worth listening to (mp3 here). It doesn’t offer much new if you’ve been following this drama from the start, but it is a good recap, and we hear Kathy say she hopes this incident doesn’t lead to restrictions on free speech, but encourages individuals to speak out against violent and hateful speech in their communities as well as ask questions about the need for anonymity on the Net.

She says she is receiving even worse threats since she reported them. That sucks, but is totally expected.

It would be such a tragedy to lose her as a blogger. Already my Google Reader feels less sunny. Here’s some classic Kathy so you can see what we’re missing: One of us is smarter than all of us